One in five adults have attended a political protest, rally or speech

Poll Questions

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. Combined: Attended a political rally, speech, or campaign event/Attended an organized protest, march, or demonstration of any kind.

Q: Thinking about your own involvement in political, social, or economic issues...Would you consider yourself to be an activist, or not?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally, or other event to express your views on the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, or not? IF YES: Was it to support or oppose the Affordable Care Act?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on gun rights or gun restrictions, or not? IF YES: Was it to support gun (rights) or to support gun (restrictions)?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on immigration, or not? IF YES: Was it to support or oppose stricter immigration controls?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on abortion or birth control, or not? IF YES: Was it to support or oppose access to abortion or birth control?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on gay, lesbian or transgender issues, or not? IF YES: Was it to support or oppose greater rights for gay, lesbian or transgender people?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on police conduct and interactions with citizens, or not? IF YES: Was it to (defend) or (criticize) police conduct?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on the environment and energy issues, such as issues related to climate change, drilling or pipelines, or not? IF YES: Was it (to support protecting the environment or fighting climate change) OR was it (in support of increasing access to oil, natural gas, or coal)?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on the minimum wage, or not? IF YES: Was it to support or oppose increasing the minimum wage?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event to express your views on the removal of Confederate monuments from government property, or not? Was it to support or oppose the removal of Confederate monuments?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you participate in a protest, rally or other event in support of women's rights, or not?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, did you attend an event in support of Donald Trump, or not?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS WHO HAVE NOT ATTENDED AN EVENT IN SUPPORT OF DONALD TRUMP IN PAST TWO YEARS) In the past two years, did you attend an event in opposition to Donald Trump, or not?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) In the past two years, have you been more active in these types of activities, less active, or are you just as active as you were before?

Q: (AMONG RALLYGOERS) About how old were you when you attended your first protest or rally?

Q: I'm going to read some activities some people do and others do not. Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), worked or volunteered for a political party, candidate, or campaign?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), worked or volunteered for any group that tries to influence government policy on issues you care about, not including a political party or candidate?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), contacted any elected official by phone, over the internet, by mail, or in person?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), contributed money to a political campaign or a group that tries to influence government policy on issues you care about?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), signed a petition, either on paper or over the internet, about a social or political issue?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), bought or boycotted a certain product or service because of the social or political views of the company that provides it?

No opinion

Q: Please tell me if you have done each of the following activities in the past two years, or not. (First/Next), displayed a poster or bumper sticker or wore clothing or a button related to a candidate or issue you care about?

No opinion

Q: Compared to 50 years ago, or the late 1960s, do you think people who participate in protests or rallies these days are more or less effective in getting their voices heard, or are they about the same?

Q: Compared to 50 years ago, or the late 1960s, do you think people who participate in protests or rallies these days are more or less extreme in their views, or are they about the same?

Q: Compared to 50 years ago, or the late 1960s, do you think people who participate in protests or rallies these days are more or less organized, or are they about the same?

Q: Compared to 50 years ago, or the late 1960s, do you think people who participate in protests or rallies these days are more or less violent, or are they about the same?

Q: In the next year, do you plan to become more involved than usual in political causes, less involved, or will your level of political involvement stay about the same?

Q: Do you have any plans to volunteer or work for a political party or a candidate's campaign ahead of the 2018 U.S. House and Senate elections, or not?

No opinion

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president?

Q: How likely are you to vote in the congressional election in 2018 - are you absolutely certain to vote, will you probably vote, are the chances 50-50, or less than that?

Q: Do you consider yourself a supporter of the alt-right or white nationalist movement, or not?

Q: Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as a...